Free parking across Malvern Hills in the run up to Christmas

Shoppers will be able to take advantage of free parking in the run up to Christmas thanks to Malvern Hills District Council. The council will be spreading some festive cheer by offering free parking in all of its car parks on selected days during December. Visitors to the area will be able to park for free all day on Sunday 15 and 22 December and from midday on Saturday 14 and 21...

Visit The Malverns offer prizes for festive competition

Prizes will be up for grabs this festive season for eagle-eyed Malvern Hills residents who can guess where in the district a Christmas elf is hiding. Visit The Malverns has teamed up with a number of attractions and accommodation providers to offer Christmas gifts, afternoon teas and fun days out as part of a festive Facebook competition. During the Christmas Advent Calendar...

Mistletoe Festival returns to Tenbury Wells

From storytellers and musicians to street entertainers and a Santa Parade, there is something for everyone at the Mistletoe Festival this weekend. Held at Tenbury Wells, hailed as ‘England’s Capital of Mistletoe’, the free event will run from 10am to 5.30pm on Saturday 7 December across such areas as the library, the Round Market, the Pump Rooms and outside Tesco. Throughout the...

Still time to register for a proxy vote

Residents unable to get to a polling station to vote in the upcoming General Election but who still want to have their say, are being reminded they can still register for a proxy vote. Although the deadline for applying to vote by post has now passed, those already registered can still nominate someone else to make their mark on the ballot paper for them - known as voting by proxy – if...

Photos celebrating the Malvern Hills district now on display

A selection of photographs celebrating the Malvern Hills district are now being showcased at Great Malvern Priory. The exhibition, which will run until 16 December, displays the winning photos chosen from a competition held as part of the district’s second annual Malvern Enviro Week. Organised by Malvern Hills District Council, the week-long event in October encouraged residents to...